Purpose: This activity is meant to engage students in independent reading and allow students to express their own creativity. Students will create posters that include quotes and symbols from the independent reading book that students are reading.
How to use?: In order to complete this activity, students must have started reading a book. This can be an independent reading book or a classroom novel. This activity can work with any novel!
Who can use?: This activity was designed for 6th-8th graders but could be used for lower or higher grades as well with some adjustments.
What standards are being met?: The following standards listed below come from the Common Core Standards
6th Grade: RL.6.7 RL.6.10 W.6.2 W.6.10
7th Grade: RL.7.7 RL.7.10 W.7.2 W.7.10
8th Grade: RL.8.7 RL.8.10 W.8.2 W.8.10
My students excelled with this assignment! They loved the ability to use their creativity to analyze meaningful quotes from the text they are reading.